Who remembers Satchmo's?
Alex Cruickshanks was the man who opened this jazz and music bar which was based opposite the harbour.
The doors first opened in December 1982.
The walls were adorned with his personal collection jazz photos and memorabilia.
Who remembers Satchmo's? Alex Cruickshanks was the man who opened this jazz and music bar which was based opposite the harbour. The doors first opened in December 1982. The walls were adorned with his personal collection jazz photos and memorabilia.

1982: Venues in and around Kirkcaldy where we enjoyed great nights out

Many memories will be sparked by this collection of adverts for places where a generation of Fifers enjoyed nights out.

Friday, 28th January 2022, 5:38 pm

From cinemas to pubs to hotels, they were at the heart of our weekend plans.

They all appeared in the Fife Free Press in 1982 – and yes, that really is 40 years ago.

Most of them have long since closed, but their names live on – so enjoy this special trip down memory lane.

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